Environmentally Sustainable Healthcare (ESH)



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Environmentally Sustainable Healthcare (ESH)

This engaging, online programme, available to health & care workers around the world, raises awareness of the climate and ecological emergency. Available to healthcare professionals around the world, the programme uses the UK NHS’s ‘Net Zero plan’ and case studies, to demonstrate how clinical practices, and quality improvement can reduce carbon, costs and waste, whilst improving care quality.

This online training has been developed in the UK by the Centre for Sustainable Healthcare, the HEE Northeast Faculty of Sustainable Healthcare, NHS England and elearning for healthcare.


In Partnership with: NHS

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Environmentally Sustainable Healthcare (ESH)

Environmentally sustainable healthcare refers to an approach that aims to minimize the negative impact of healthcare activities on the environment while promoting health and well-being. It involves integrating sustainable practices and principles into the design, operation, and delivery of healthcare services, facilities, and systems. The goal is to reduce the ecological footprint of healthcare activities, conserve natural resources, mitigate climate change, and protect the health of both individuals and the planet.

The Environmentally Sustainable Healthcare elearning programme provides health & care workers with an understanding of how healthcare contributes to climate change, why it matters and what the healthcare workforce can do to help.

Developed by the UK’s leading experts in sustainable healthcare, this Environmentally Sustainable Healthcare (ESH) programme provides healthcare workforces with the knowledge and skills to deliver healthcare for financial, social and environmental sustainability.


  • Enhance your understanding of how clinical practices impact on the environment.
  • Learn how quality improvement can reduce carbon & improving care quality.
  • Developed in partnership with UK’s top clinical specialists.


The modules cover the following topics:

  1. Building a Net Zero NHS – An introduction to environmentally sustainable healthcare.
  2. Environmental Sustainability in Quality Improvement – Integrating environmental, social and financial considerations into quality improvement.
  3. Environmental Sustainability in Dentistry – Applying environmental sustainability principles and practices to the dental setting.


Environmentally Sustainable Healthcare sample certificate

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10 hours.




Suitable for all healthcare professionals, managers and healthcare specialists


12 months from registration on LMS.